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  1. JVU replied to the thread ID: weird reddish algae?.

    I don’t think it is bryopsis anymore. I didn’t notice that you said it retracts when touched, which excludes bryopsis and other algaes I...

    Aug 18, 2018 at 12:06 PM
  2. JVU replied to the thread ID: weird reddish algae?.

    Kinda hard to see clearly in those blue pics, can you take some with white light? My first guess is bryopsis. Luckily there is now a...

    Aug 18, 2018 at 11:38 AM
  3. JVU liked ddrueckh's post in the thread Dave’s Dream Tank.

    One other task that I finished was to install more supports under the floor. There is now a 4X4 support every two feet under where the...

    Aug 17, 2018 at 7:45 AM
  4. JVU replied to the thread kinetic Reefer 170.

    I would stick with NOPOX for a small tank. Safe, easy, reproducible, inexpensive. There are a lot more problem stories (with super...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 1:16 PM
  5. JVU replied to the thread Tank Spotlight #2 coral4me (Matt & Asia).

    Wonderful! Thanks for sharing

    Aug 16, 2018 at 1:07 PM
  6. JVU liked coral4me's post in the thread Tank Spotlight #2 coral4me (Matt & Asia).

    Background: Hello BAR, thanks to @Newjack I have the opportunity to share my reef tank and how I got started in this fantastic hobby. As...

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  7. JVU replied to the thread Has anyone seen any Triton Core7 for sale anywhere?.

    Yeah, that’s what they switched to, at least for the 2 components that contain alkalinity.

    Aug 15, 2018 at 9:17 PM
  8. JVU replied to the thread Has anyone seen any Triton Core7 for sale anywhere?.

    I agree about liking the product enough to keep using, which is why I bought the huge containers, they are the only ones still in...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 6:34 PM
  9. JVU replied to the thread Has anyone seen any Triton Core7 for sale anywhere?.

    It has been super-tight the past few months since they recalled the leaking alk cartons (which I was a victim of 3 times). I had to...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 3:52 PM
  10. JVU replied to the thread Mega clam.

    Wow, that’s amazing. I was just in that area a couple months ago and had time to kill. I wish I had stopped by that store.

    Aug 13, 2018 at 4:44 PM
  11. JVU liked scuba71's post in the thread Mega clam.

    As i was visting my family and my wife’s family in SoCal, I stumbled upon an LFS called Tat tropical illusion. As I was checking out...

    Aug 13, 2018 at 4:43 PM
  12. JVU replied to the thread kinetic Reefer 170.

    Beautiful pics and video! The ocean around reefs has extremely low nitrate and phosphate, mimicking that can’t be bad as long as you...

    Aug 12, 2018
  13. JVU liked kinetic's post in the thread kinetic Reefer 170.

    As I mentioned before, my Magnifica walked all over the tank, around the rockwork, around the entire perimiter of the tank, and settled...

    Aug 12, 2018
  14. JVU liked kinetic's post in the thread kinetic Reefer 170.

    Here's a video of the mag. I didn't edit it at all. All white balance adjustments etc. made in camera. Only thing I did was put the...

    Aug 12, 2018